Military Women's Memorial
Memorial Ave. and Schley Dr, Arlington, VA 22211
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Noon - 5 p.m.
Fearless Flight of Hazel Ying Lee by Julie Leung
Discover an inspiring picture book biography about Hazel Ying Lee, the first Chinese American woman to fly for the US military.
Hazel Ying Lee was born fearless—she was not afraid of anything, and
the moment she took her first airplane ride, she knew where she
belonged. When people scoffed at her dreams of becoming a pilot, Hazel
wouldn't take no for an answer. She joined the Women Airforce Service
Pilots during World War II. It was a dangerous job, but Hazel flew with
joy and boldness.
This moving, true story about a groundbreaking figure will inspire young readers to challenge barriers and reach for the sky.
The Military Women's Memorial honors and tells the stories of women, past and present, who serve our nation.